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Research Visit

Sid Richardson Hall Facility Improvements
Reading Room Schedule for box Retrieval, Summer 2014

The Dolph Briscoe Center will be installing a fire suppression system in June and early July. This work will occur floor by floor, disrupting retrieval of materials according to the schedule below. There will be no disruption of retrievals on Saturdays. Only collections in those areas under construction will be affected; collections in stack areas not under construction will be open for retrieval as usual. We will retrieve materials from those areas under construction once a day, from noon to 1:00. Researchers can contact Reference Services with box requests ahead of their arrival for retrieval during the noon hour. The reference email address is Researchers can also leave a message on the Reference Services voicemail at 512-495-4532. Email and voicemail will be checked twice daily to gather requests for retrieval. We will retrieve up to ten boxes per day per researcher.

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Construction schedule:

Monday, July 23: All boxes beginning with the number "2.325" (as in 2.325/S27) will be restricted to once-a-day retrieval.
Tuesday, July 24-Friday, July 25; Monday, July 28-Friday, August 1: All boxes beginning with the number "4" (as in 4A24), all books with call numbers beginning with 370 through 379, all flat and oversize books with a Dewey Decimal call number, as well as theses, dissertations and reports, will be restricted to once-a-day retrieval.